Water and energy are inextricably linked. Energy production is one of our nation’s largest consumers of water, and moving and purifying water consumes lots of energy. But water is also a precious resource, far more so than energy. You can live for 5 days without electricity, but try doing that with water.
About 1% of the world’s water is fresh and potable and in Michigan, we are surrounded by 20% of the world’s potable water supply. It is a resource that we all cherish, and water protection and conservation is more important than ever. Even in Michigan, we are over-taxing our aquifers and wasting water at an enormous rate. Many of the techniques below exist to build homes that use far less water with no decrease in performance. These techniques can also save a lot on your monthly water bill.
Project management and the sub-contractors used were top rate. We always knew what was happening.
Their expertise in building envelope sealing/ insulation, and their carpentry skill, with the ability to translate my less-than-complete design (especially at the front porch) into a beautiful finished product.
They boosted insulation everywhere, removed the knob-tube wiring, and tied into our old uneven, un-level house beautifully and with the style reflecting the period of the original house (with the benefits and updates of living in the 21st century).
Meadowlark does outstanding work, in a timely manner. If you want professional work, with no corner-cutting, and very good people who want to work for their customer, you want Meadowlark.